Payroll Manual and Computerised: QQI Level 5

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New for Spring 2020 in Fermoy. Now enrolling in Mallow, Charleville and Fermoy.

Mallow College of Further Education, 18:30-21:30, from Monday 27 January for 10 weeks. Charleville FET Centre, 18:30-21:30, from Thursday 06 February for 10 weeks. Fermoy FET Centre, McCurtain St., 18:30-21:30, from Wednesday 05 February for 10 weeks. €230* (€168 conc.)

This programme is suitable for individuals who wish to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain payroll records manually and on computer in a small to medium sized organisation.

Tutor Profile:

Catherine McCarthy is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Tax Adviser from CPA and Griffith College, holds a Certificate in Business Studies from Cork Institute of Technology, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Accounting Technicians in Ireland. Catherine has over twenty years experience working in an accounting practice: completing accounts, tax returns, vat returns and payroll for sole traders, partnerships, companies and companies limited by guarantee; and is an expert tutor in accounting and taxation. https://www.linkedin.com/in/catherine-mccarthy-cpa-ctax-fiati-b32118125/

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Fees

  • A QQI certification fee of €20 is already included in course fee.

Mallow Classes

Now enrolling for Mallow. Enrol online today.

NightSchool.ie at Mallow College of Further Education.
Nights: Monday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 27 January 2020

Price: €240.00, *€230.00 with online discount, €168.00 for Social Welfare, €168.00 for Old Age Pension recipients, €144.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students.

Charleville Classes

Now enrolling for Charleville. Enrol online today.

Charleville Further Education & Training Centre (formerly Mannix College).
Nights: Thursday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Thursday, 06 February 2020

Price: €240.00, *€230.00 with online discount, €168.00 for Social Welfare, €168.00 for Old Age Pension recipients, €144.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students.

Fermoy Classes

Now enrolling for Fermoy. Enrol online today.

Fermoy Further Education & Training Centre.
Nights: Wednesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Wednesday, 05 February 2020

Price: €240.00, *€230.00 with online discount, €168.00 for Social Welfare, €168.00 for Old Age Pension recipients, €144.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students.

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QQI 5N1546 Payroll Manual and Computerised, Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to use both Thesaurus Payroll Manager and Sage Micropay.
  • Explain the key terminology associated with personal taxation in preparing and maintaining payroll records both manually and on the computer.
  • Outline the advantages and disadvantages of a computerised system over a manual one for payroll processing purposes.
  • Process the payroll for employee(s), using manual and computerised systems, under the cumulative tax system, to include; various elements of gross pay, holidays, unpaid leave, cut-off points, credits, all statutory and non-statutory deductions.
  • Process the payroll for employee(s), under the emergency and temporary tax systems and subsequent transfer to the cumulative tax system.
  • Demonstrate the changes in personal tax due to various factors to include; mid-year commencement and leaving of employment, changes in credits, refunds.
  • Extract information from completed records to prepare all necessary mid-year and year end tax forms for employees.
  • Extract information from completed records to prepare all necessary end-of-period and year end returns and tax forms for the Revenue Commissioners.
  • Assess the effect of using alternative assessment methods to calculate the annual tax liability of married couples.
  • Analyse the impact of changes in legislation on personal tax and take-home pay by comparing two tax years.
  • Print a selection of reports after backing up computerised data on a suitable medium.
  • Official QQI specifications and assessment breakdown: QQI 5N1546 Payroll Manual and Computerised, Level 5

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